Northbound Treatment Services - Von Karman Avenue

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Northbound Treatment Services - Von Karman Avenue is a nationally recognized, private and exclusive drug rehab and alcoholism treatment center located in Southern California. Northbound Treatment Services - Von Karman Avenue offers an array of gender specific treatment programs designed to address the varying needs of individuals and families suffering from chemical dependency. The facility also specializes in the treatment of dual diagnosis disorders where both mental health and addiction treatment is required.

Northbound Treatment Services - Von Karman Avenue Focus:

Opiate Addiction

Opiate Addiction Treatment Centers specialize in supporting those recovering from opioid addiction. They treat those suffering from addiction to illegal opioids like heroin, as well as prescription drugs like oxycodone. These centers typically combine both physical as well as mental and emotional support to help stop addiction. Physical support often includes medical detox and subsequent medical support (including medication), and mental support includes in-depth therapy to address the underlying causes of addiction.

Alcoholism

The goal of treatment for alcoholism is abstinence. Those with poor social support, poor motivation, or psychiatric disorders tend to relapse within a few years of treatment. For these people, success is measured by longer periods of abstinence, reduced use of alcohol, better health, and improved social functioning. Recovery and Maintenance are usually based on 12 step programs and AA meetings.

Mental Health and Substance Abuse

A combined mental health and substance abuse treatment center has the staff and resources available to handle individuals with both mental health and substance abuse issues. It can be challenging to determine where a specific symptom stems from (a mental health issue or an issue related to substance abuse), so mental health and substance abuse professionals are helpful in detangling symptoms and keeping treatment on track.

Rehab Services:

Medically Assisted Detox

Drug and alcohol addiction often takes a heavy toll on one’s body. Over time, a physical dependence can develop, meaning the body physiologically needs the substance to function. Detox is the process of removing drugs and/or alcohol from the body, a process that can be lethal if mismanaged. Medical detox is done by licensed medical professionals who monitor vital signs and keep you safe, healthy, and as comfortable as possible as you go through detox and withdrawal.

Psychotropic Medication

Psychotropic medications (aka psychodynamic medication) are any medicines used specifically to affect and/or alter a patient’s mind, emotions, and behaviors. Such psychiatric medicines are often used to change chemical levels in the brain that impact a person’s mood and behavior. These medications include mood stabilizers, antidepressants, anti-ADHD drugs, and anti-anxiety medications.

What does Northbound Treatment Services - Von Karman Avenue offer?

Intensive Outpatient (IOP)

Developing a comprehensive recovery lifestyle takes time and targeted effort. Intensive outpatient rehab in Orange County, or engaging in treatment part time while residing off campus (often in a sober living environment) is a vital aspect of the treatment continuum. Northbound Treatment Services - Von Karman Avenue’s intensive outpatient program (IOP) for addiction and mental health in Orange County, CA, is designed for clients living in the local area interested in bolstering and solidifying their recovery. Through Northbound Treatment Services - Von Karman Avenue's intensive outpatient drug treatment in Orange County, clients learn to balance their recovery with other real-life responsibilities and pursuits. They put into practice the relapse prevention and healthy coping strategies they are learning about in treatment. They are supported when challenges arise and are held accountable for their choices and actions. They enjoy a rich community of sober fellowship and are given the tools necessary to develop a thriving recovery lifestyle. High-risk times of transition to a more autonomous phase of life are handled with enhanced safety and growth through IOP participation. Through this program they see great increases in the likelihood of sustained recovery and enhanced emotional well-being.

Outpatient (OP)

Outpatient services are in place to provide support, accountability, and ongoing therapeutic services for clients residing at home or in a transitional living facility. Many clients state that “the rubber hits the road” when they discharge from residential services. Outpatient programs are a vital aspect of the recovery continuum of care that help ensure clients continue to engage in the healthy patterns and behaviors they have learned, and strengthen their flourishing lifestyle of recovery.

Residential (inpatient) Treatment

Residential treatment provides clients with a safe environment, round the clock support, and the precious opportunity to fully focus on their emerging recovery with decreased distractions and temptations. Many clients benefit from engaging in a period of residential treatment to build a strong foundation for their recovery prior to transitioning to an outpatient level of care.

Intervention Services

Intervention Services helps family or friends of addicts stage an intervention, which is a meeting in which loved ones share their concerns and attempt to get an addict into treatment. Professional intervention specialists can help loved ones organize, gather, and communicate with an addict. They can guide intervention participants in describing the damage the addict’s behavior is causing and that outside help is necessary to address the addiction. The ideal outcome of an intervention is for the addict to go to rehab and get the help they need.

Dual Diagnosis/Co-Occurring Disorders Treatment

Many of those suffering from addiction also suffer from mental or emotional illnesses like schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, or anxiety disorders. Rehab and other substance abuse facilities treating those with a dual diagnosis or co-occurring disorder administer psychiatric treatment to address the person’s mental health issue in addition to drug and alcohol rehabilitation.

Treatment Types:

Individualized Treatment

Certain drug and alcohol rehab centers have standard treatment regimes they expect all patients to follow. Others offer individualized treatment, meaning they tailor treatment to a person’s specific background and needs. For example, a rehab facility may adjust a treatment program to take into account the type of drug or addiction from which the person suffers, their age, medical condition(s), religious beliefs, or lifestyle.

12-Step

12-step programs are addiction recovery models based on Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). A number of substance abuse programs (including some drug and alcohol rehab centers) use the 12 steps as a basis for treatment. Beginning steps involve admitting powerlessness over the addiction and creating a spiritual basis for recovery. Middle steps including making direct amends to those who've been hurt by the addiction, and the final step is to assist others in addiction recovery in the same way. 12-Step offshoots including Narcotics Anonymous (NA), Cocaine Anonymous (CA), Dual Recovery Anonymous (DRA), Sex & Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA) and Gamblers Anonymous (GA).

Family Program

The Family addiction treatment in Orange County is a monthly program designed to help families repair relationships damaged by drug and alcohol abuse. The program incorporates group counseling, lectures and Al-Anon meetings over the course of four days, and is designed to help family members reconnect and understand the roots of addiction. The program is among the best available treatment options for families and is included in the comprehensive fee.

Aftercare Support

Northbound Treatment Services - Von Karman Avenue’s alumni network is vast, strong, and influential within their culture. Their long history of helping the addict and alcoholic in need is reflected in the breadth of their alumni – they now have program graduates who reside in 43 of the 50 states and seven different countries! While at Northbound, clients develop strong bonds amongst each other and with the organization – bonds that continue to prove meaningful and supportive after the conclusion of the active treatment experience.

Therapies Offered:

Holistic Therapy

Rather than focusing solely on addiction, holistic therapy facilities treat patients in terms of their whole being. Holistic therapy is about more than just addiction and sobriety – it addresses the person’s life in its entirety, including career, physical, familial, and spiritual aspects.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is a therapy modality that focuses on the relationship between one's thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. It is used to establish and allow for healthy responses to thoughts and feelings (instead of unhealthy responses, like using drugs or alcohol). CBT has been proven effective for recovering addicts of all kinds, and is used to strengthen a patient's own self-awareness and ability to self-regulate. CBT allows individuals to monitor their own emotional state, become more adept at communicating with others, and manage stress without needing to engage in substance abuse.

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a modified form of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), a treatment designed to help people understand and ultimately affect the relationship between their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. DBT is often used for individuals who struggle with self-harm behaviors, such as self-mutilation (cutting) and suicidal thoughts, urges, or attempts. It has been proven clinically effective for those who struggle with out-of-control emotions and mental health illnesses like Borderline Personality Disorder.

Individual Therapy

In individual therapy, a patient meets one-on-one with a trained psychologist or counselor. Therapy is a pivotal part of effective substance abuse treatment, as it often covers root causes of addiction, including challenges faced by the patient in their social, family, and work/school life.

Trauma Therapy

Trauma therapy addresses traumatic incidents from a client's past that are likely affecting their present-day experience. Trauma is often one of the primary triggers and potential causes of addiction, and can stem from child sexual abuse, domestic violence, having a parent with a mental illness, losing one or both parents at a young age, teenage or adult sexual assault, or any number of other factors. The purpose of trauma therapy is to allow a patient to process trauma and move through and past it, with the help of trained and compassionate mental health professionals.

Group Therapy

Group therapy is any therapeutic work that happens in a group (not one-on-one). There are a number of different group therapy modalities, including support groups, experiential therapy, psycho-education, and more. Group therapy involves treatment as well as processing interaction between group members.

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

EMDR is a therapeutic modality originally developed to help process trauma. In an EMDR session, a patient is prompted to undergo eye movements that mimic those of REM sleep. This is accomplished by watching a therapist’s finger move back and forth across, or following a bar of light. The goal is repetitive sets of eye movements that help the brain reprocess memory, which can significantly reduce the intensity of remembered traumatic incidents. Associated memories can heal simultaneously, leaving patients significantly calmer, more stable, and more emotionally relaxed.

Experiential Therapy

Experiential therapy is a form of therapy in which clients are encouraged to surface and work through subconscious issues by engaging in real-time experiences. Experiential therapy departs from traditional “talk therapy” by involving the body, and having clients engage in activities, movements, and physical and emotional expression. This can involve role-play or using props (which can include other people). Experiential therapy can help people process trauma, memories, and emotion quickly, deeply, and in a lasting fashion, leading to substantial and impactful healing.

Motivational Interviewing

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a clinical approach to helping people with substance abuse issues and other conditions shift behavior in positive ways. It is more goal-oriented than traditional psychotherapy, as MI counselors directly attempt to get clients to consider making behavioral change (rather than wait for them to come to conclusions themselves). Its primary purpose is to resolve ambivalence and help clients become able to make healthy choices freely.

Life Skills

Life skills trainings involve all the skills a person must have in order to function successfully in the world. These include time management, career guidance, money management, and effective communication. Truly successful addiction recovery is based on the ability to not only live substance-free, but to thrive. Life skills teaches the practical necessities of functioning in society, which sets clients up for success in life, and therefore sobriety.

Creative Arts Therapy

Creativity is inherently healing, and can help those in recovery express thoughts or feelings they might not otherwise be able to. Creative arts therapy can include music, poetry/writing, painting, sculpting, dance, theater, sandplay, and more. Unlike traditional art, the final product matters far less than the experience of creation and expression itself.

Northbound Treatment Services - Von Karman Avenue Highlights:

Northbound’s Collegebound is a college recovery program in Orange County for young adults that offers the unique opportunity for participants to further their education and truly turn their life around, all while within the supportive and highly accountable treatment environment. This program, available at both the inpatient and outpatient levels of care, ensures that clients stay focused on building their recovery while pursuing their education and building a brighter future. Those who have not yet completed high school or obtained a GED are provided the guidance and mentoring necessary to do so.
Northbound’s Careerbound program empowers clients to build a sustainable lifestyle of recovery through securing gainful employment while continuing to participate in treatment. This transitional living service is available to their clients at both the inpatient and outpatient level of care. Re-entering “real life” post treatment is a challenging and risky time – Northbound’s Careerbound program bridges this transition with the accountability and support necessary to give each client the best possible chance for success.
Everyone’s experience with addiction is different. At Northbound, clients are able to find the path to recovery that works best for them. With a menu of options, treatment planning and program placement is flexible and adaptable to each individual’s needs and goals. Clients will work with a case manager and therapist to monitor their progress and determine the next steps in their journey. Northbound recognizes that there is not a one-size-fits-all approach to addiction recovery, and clients are empowered to be an integral part of the decision making process.
Northbound Treatment Services - Von Karman Avenue’s Music Program goes beyond only listening to or talking about music. It is a comprehensive program that offers clients the opportunity to see what life is like as a musician in active recovery. Once a week, each gender-specific experiential music group explores the connection between music and addiction, examining the effects on their own life.
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The transitional living programs Orange County residents rely on help to bridge the gap between treatment and a stable life in recovery. They give clients the guidance and support they need to get back on their feet and cope with real world challenges in a safe, healthy way. In transitional living programs, clients build confidence and focusing on building a comprehensive, fulfilling recovery lifestyle. Northbound Treatment Services - Von Karman Avenue’s Transitional Living options include their Collegebound and Careerbound programs as well as Sober Living placement assistance, all of which can be participated in along with any of their outpatient programs. Specialty clinical offerings distinguish each program, along with continued foundational services including therapy and psychiatric services, drug and alcohol testing, and 12-Step immersion. Their clients are empowered to make healthy decisions and set themselves up for success. They receive the support they need to rebuild their lives and continue with the progress they made during treatment.

Accreditation:

  • JCAHO
  • NAATP

Payment:

  • 90 day Fee: $55,000.00
  • Private Health Insurance plans accepted
  • Treatment financing available
  • Cash payments accepted

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Intake:

  • LGBT Outstanding programs available
  • Men and Women Allowed
  • Facility for Adults and Young Adults
  • Smoking is allowed as part of the treatment